The accident happened yesterday around 2:50 p.m. on the Mansfield Bridge in Glassport. First responders said when they arrived at the scene the bus was in the middle of the bridge and the car, a four-door Hyundai, was over the hillside.
According to Port Authority, seven people, including the driver of both the bus and the vehicle, were injured in the accident and transported to nearby hospitals.
Both vehicles were severely damaged. Port Authority and police are investigating the cause of the accident at this time.
Recovering compensation after an accident.
In an accident such as this, the victims may file a personal injury claim against the at-fault party. Filing a claim will help pay for damages caused by the accident such as medical bills, wage loss, and pain and suffering. Bus accident claims can become quite complex, as often there may be multiple parties injured. It is important that you contact a personal injury attorney. Call 412-661-1400 to schedule a free consultation with a car accident lawyer in Pittsburgh at Berger and Green today.